The Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health seeks a Biostatistician to work as an integral part of a data analysis center study team. The Biostatistician will collaborate with epidemiologists, statisticians, and investigators in a variety of fields to manage and analyze complex multicenter longitudinal data. The successful applicant will contribute to the development and application of statistical methods to advance the scientific goals of a national child's health study.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
The core responsibility for the position will be data analysis, using a broad range of analytic methods.
Create analytical plans, develop specifications for analytic datasets, create data dictionaries, write and implement statistical programs, and provide statistical consultation for PI, co-investigators and other staff.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are needed to collaborate with investigators from a variety of disciplines and to present findings with the potential to coauthor scientific papers.
Will support multiple research projects, and must be proactive, resourceful, self-directed, highly organized, and able to work independently and efficiently.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Applicants must have a Master's Degree in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Statistics, or related discipline and research experience is preferred.
A strong background in statistical principles and data analysis are required with knowledge of Stata, SAS, or R (proficiency with multiple statistical programs preferred).
At least one year of experience analyzing longitudinal data in the context of a research study.
Experience with advanced methods (e.g., multiple imputation, propensity scores, geospatial analyses, etc.), manuscript and presentation preparation is desirable.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of Stata, SAS, or R (proficiency with multiple statistical programs preferred).
Experience in database software helpful. Knowledge of additional specialized software (e.g. SQL, Python, ArcGIS, M-Plus) welcomed.
Classified Title: Biostatistician Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MD Starting Salary Range: $52,495 - $72,210 annually (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Exempt Status: Exempt Location: School of Public Health Department name: Epidemiology Personnel area: School of Public Health
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